3 of the Best Handcreams

Chemicals, over-washing and the winter chill: hardworking hands deserve a hero cream. Here is our top3!


Age Delay Hand and Cuticle Cream, Alpha-H Age Delay €28

Glycolic acid in this velvety cream improves the appearance of age spots and hyper-pigmentation while jojoba and avocado oils, together with Vitamin E work to strengthen, repair and protect skin and cuticles. Intensive yet easily absorbed, this sinks in beautifully with no oily residue. Available in pharmacies nationwide and at alphah.ie


Soft Hands Cream, Delarom €16


Soft apricot butter, apricot kernel oil, macadamia nut oil protect, nourish and moisturise and brown algae extract brightens and smoothes. Available in pharmacies nationwide and at delarom.ie





Uriage Bariéderm Insulating Repairing Hand Cream, Uriage €10

This non-sticky water resistant cream penetrates fast and in clinical studies, reduced dryness by 48 per cent in 14 days, and reduced pain by 44 per cent in a week. It is hypoallergenic, non-comedogenic and paraben-free. Available in Pharmacies nationwide and at uriage.ie